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Le Pen promises long term visa freeze if elected

French far right candidate Marine Le Pen is promising a freeze on long-term visas as soon as she takes office, followed by a tax...

12 dead after helicopter crash in south Turkey

Turkey's interior minister says all 12 people on board a police helicopter that crashed in southeastern Turkey are dead. Suleyman Soylu said that search...

Airstrike on north Syria village kills 10 people

An airstrike on a village in northwestern Syria has killed 10 people including a woman and nine children. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human...

Human Rights Watch criticises US Syria strike

Human Rights Watch released a report calling upon the US to conduct a thorough investigation related to a March airstrike on a buidling in...

Gayle becomes first player to reach 10,000 T20 runs

West Indies batsman Chris Gayle became the first player to reach 10,000 T20 runs as Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Gujarat Lions in the IPL....

Real Madrid reach record seventh consecutive Champions semi-finals

Real Madrid powered through to a record seventh consecutive Champions semi-final beating Bayern Munich four two. Ronaldo scored his hundredth goal in the Champions...

North Korea ‘will test missiles weekly’, senior official tells BBC

North Korea will continue to test missiles, a senior official has told the BBC in Pyongyang, despite international condemnation and growing military tensions with...

Erdogan denounces referendum watchdog as National Security Council extends state of emergency

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has addressed crowds at Ankara’s presidential palace to celebrate his victory in Sunday’s constitutional referendum. However, his speech to...

Syrian army retakes key town of Soran

Backed by Russian air strikes, the Syrian army has recaptured the strategic town of Soran in the central part of western Syria. Most of...

Clashes follow anti India protests in Srinagar

Dozens of people have been injured in anti-India protests and clashes between Kashmiri students and government forces in the disputed Himalayan region. The clashes...